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ITS CELTICS TIME AGAIN!
ST. GEORGE PARKS AND RECREATION IS ONCE AGAIN SPONSORING A TOWN TRIP TO SEE THE BOSTON CELTICS! THIS YEAR'S GAME WILL BE ON FRIDAY, APRIL 3RD 2015 AGAINST THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS. THE TICKETS ARE $65.OO EACH AND COVER THE COST OF THE TICKET AND COACH BUS TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM BOSTON. TICKETS GO ON SALE AT THE ST. GEORGE TOWN OFFICE ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24. ALL SALES ARE BY CASH OR CHECK AND ARE FINAL AT TIME OF PURCHASE. IN ADDITION, THE FIRST 14 YOUNGSTERS AGES 7-14 MAY TAKE PART IN THE "ANTHEM BUDDIES" PROGRAM, WHICH ALLOWS THOSE BOYS/GIRLS TO STAND ON THE COURT WITH A CELTIC PLAYER DURING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM!
DON'T MISS OUT!
BASKETBALL SEASON IS UNDERWAY! BE SURE TO CHECK THE P&R WEBSITE, CALENDAR AND THE SCHOOL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATED INFORMATION. I URGE ALL INTERESTED TO BE SURE TO SIGN UP FOR THE P&R CONSTANT CONTACT E-MAIL LIST AS WELL FOR CURRENT INFORMATION.
YOUTH BASKETBALL CLINICS
P&R DIRECTOR BEN VAIL IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE FOLLOWING CLINIC DATES AND TIMES FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON:
SAT DEC. 6
2ND-4TH GRADE BOYS 9:00-10:15
2ND-4TH GRADE GIRLS 10:30-11:45
SATURDAYS JANUARY 10 THROUGH JANUARY 31
K-2 CLINICS 8:30-9:30
NO SCHEDULES HAVE BEEN SET FOR 5TH/6TH OR 3RD/4TH LEAGUES. WHEN THAT INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE, IT WILL BE LISTED HERE AND ON THE CALENDAR.
OFFICIALS NEEDED! BEFORE LONG GAMES WILL BEGIN AND THE YOUNG BALLPLAYERS CAN'T PLAY WITHOUT THE HELP OF SELFLESS, KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEER REFEREES. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING FOR A GAME OR TWO, PLEASE CONTACT BEN VAIL AT THE TOWN OFFICE: 372-6363 OR 701-9754
YOUTH SPORTS SIGN UP OPPORTUNITIES:
1. IN PERSON AT THE YOUTH CLINICS.
2. ANYTIME ON LINE BY CLICKING ON THE LINK IN THE RIGHT MARGIN (2014-15 ALL SPORTS REGISTRATION)
3. AT THE STG SCHOOL OFFICE.
4. AT THE TOWN OFFICE DURING REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS. NOTE: THE TOWN OFFICE IS OPEN UNTIL 7 PM ON WEDNESDAYS!
Monthly Pot Luck Luncheon
NEXT LUNCHEON: DECEMBER 9 AT 11:30. IN ADDITION TO OUR POT LUCK OFFERINGS, THERE WILL BE SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS FOR LUNCH. AFTER LUNCH, WE WILL HEAR HOLIDAY MUSIC FROM ST. GEORGE SCHOOL MUSICIANS UNDER THE DIRECTION OF CAROLYN KANICKI. HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL ON THE 9TH!
LOOK FOR ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE OPENING OF THE COURTS IN APRIL OF 2015. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE AND RESPECTFUL USE OF OUR COURTS!
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PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE MEETING
The next committee meeting will be DECEMBER 8 at 6 PM in the St George Town Office. The agenda will be posted in in early December. These meetings are open to the public and all are invited to attend.
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ACTIVITIES FOR ADULTS
When: Monday-Wednesday-Friday, 8:00am-8:45am Where: At the Town Office (Above the Fire Station) For Whom: Open to all interested
Contact: Angie Vachon C.P.T. @
FUN FOR ALL AGES
St. George Bicycle Route:
Enjoy a scenic ride along this route
See link in right margin for more information
Tennis Courts- Open to the public
Located at The Big Ball Field
on Route 131 in Tenants Harbor
(1 mile south of the Town Office/ Fire Station/ School)
See Link in right margin for more information on the Town Forest and Fort Point Trails.
Parks & Recreation Committee Information
Raymond Upham, Chairperson
Meghan Miller, Vice-chairperson
The Parks & Recreation Committee shall oversee all resources,
facilities & programs of a recreational nature, strive to maintain
and improve the physical and mental fitness of the community, and
administer, in cooperation with the Town Manager, the recreational
programs to include all segments of the community on a year round basis.
Past P & R Committee responsibilities have included, but have not been limited to:
Monthly committee meetings with the P & R Director for updates & idea sharing.
Participate in department sponsored events as much a possible (IE; Saturday basketball games, events, fund raisers, etc.)
Assist in event set-up, operations, clean-up & fund raising whenever possible.
Help promote and advertise the department’s events & offerings
Follow the department’s “Mission Statement”, “Core Values” & “Vision Statement”
Respect and adhere to the department’s policies and guidelines.
Promote good sportsmanship, fair play & leadership by example
Assist in recruiting volunteer coaches, umpires, referees, and other helpers
The Parks & Rec. Committee consists of seven voting members and
two or more alternate members that are appointed annually by the Select
The Parks & Rec. Director attends the monthly P & R Committee
meetings to update members on activities and to coordinate efforts to
further the goals of the Committee.
Volunteer applications for the P & R Committee and all
coaching positions are available for printing in the column to the right
St. George Parks & Recreation Department is responsible for scheduling, prepping and maintaining multiple fields, courts, parks and playgrounds for the many spring, summer & fall youth sports activities, teams & leagues.
The P & R department also organizes, oversees & maintains local winter youth basketball teams and leagues from 3rd-6th grade. We host the traditional "Mussel Ridge Hoops Basketball Tournament" for 3rd/4th graders in March as well as offer free basketball & soccer clinics for children in kindergarten, first and second grade.
In addition, the department organizes, oversees and sponsors programs for adults and local senior citizens.
The Parks & Recreation Department's offerings for "St. George Days" include the Marshall Point 5K Lighthouse Loop, The Old Timers Softball Game and Father-Son, Mother Daughter Games.